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Latest Press on Planes, Canes and Automobiles

In Magazine Articles & Other Publications On September 22, 2015 0 Comments

With two weeks until the publication of Planes, Canes and Automobiles, the PR machine is in full swing! And I’m excited to say we’re having success!  Enjoy the… Read More »

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Stunning Scenery from Yellowstone National Park (video)

In North America On September 19, 2015 0 Comments

For our latest family vacation, we decided to explore Yellowstone National Park primarily in Wyoming (with a small bit straddling Montana and Idaho). We picked Yellowstone as it… Read More »

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Guest Post: Considerations when Buying a Wheelchair

In Guest Posts, Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Mobility Challenges On September 6, 2015 0 Comments

A few weeks back, I wrote a blog on buying vs. renting a wheelchair as I was considering purchasing a sturdy model for our upcoming trip to Yellowstone…. Read More »

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Why Traveling with an Aging Parent Matters

In Multigenerational Travel, Need to Know On August 30, 2015 0 Comments

Father’s Day 2005 came and went like all others. My brother and I did the obligatory (but heartfelt!) card:               Who knew… Read More »

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Malibu Times article on Travel with Aging Parents

In Magazine Articles & Other Publications, Planes, Canes, and Automobiles On August 22, 2015 0 Comments

Malibu Times magazine is a quarterly publication that brings together the captivating people, places and events of the most famous 27 miles of California Coast. I’m delighted to… Read More »

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Documenting the vacation for your parent: Journeys, Journals and Journaling

In Gadgets, Multigenerational Travel, Random Thoughts On August 17, 2015 0 Comments

The other day, I ran into some friends that had just returned from touring Ireland and Scotland. I asked “What did you see while you were there?” They… Read More »

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Reader Question: Overcoming the Guilt of NOT Wanting to Travel with your Parent

In Europe, Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Need to Know On August 10, 2015 0 Comments

I had a TWAP follower whom I’ll call “Susie” send me the following question: My daughter is spending a semester of college in Dublin, Ireland. My 84-year old… Read More »

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Buying vs Renting a Wheelchair

In Gadgets, Mobility Challenges, North America On August 2, 2015 0 Comments

Travel involving wheelchairs is a pretty common theme as I feel strongly that a parent’s inability to walk should not stop you from traveling together. Previous posts on… Read More »

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Traveling with Incontinence

In Gadgets, General Considerations, Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Need to Know, Packing Suggestions On July 30, 2015 0 Comments

Interestingly, I received two emails this week from TWAP followers asking the same question: Should I leave an aging parent at home if he or she suffers from… Read More »

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HuffPost Live: Seniors and Adventure Travel

In Asia-Pacific Travel Locations, General Considerations, Magazine Articles & Other Publications On July 23, 2015 0 Comments

I had the pleasure of participating on a panel for HuffPost Live discussing seniors and adventure travel. The tagline: Many assume retirement means slowing down and taking time… Read More »